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Solar System Troubleshooting

Learning the basic functions and settings of your solar power system is essential. This troubleshooting guide will help you. This guide contains easy-to-understand instructions and video tutorials to teach you how to: Reserve your battery for load shedding and charge your battery bank using grid-supplied electricity. Learn about the system monitoring apps available and how […]

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Solar Batteries: A Beginners Guide

In this article, you are going to learn all about Solar Batteries. You will understand what the differences are between the types of solar battery, how they fit into a Solar System, how many you’ll need and more. Here’s the breakdown: What Are Solar Batteries Fundamentals What Kind Are Best For Solar Power How To […]

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Our Personal Solar Power Journey

I am sure you’ve heard about how solar power is “beneficial” and how it can help you save money on electricity every month. As the writer of most of Solar Advice’s content, I have researched solar power and its benefits. I have even written guides and articles outlying the pros of installing solar. However, I […]

Solar Geyser Prices

Solar Geyser Prices in South Africa

After learning what a Solar Geyser is and works, the next question is “What are Solar Geyser prices in South Africa”. With traditional geyser setups, you are definitely paying 50 – 80% more on your electricity bill compared to someone who owns a Solar Geyser. In this section, we will help you figure out what […]

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Solar Panel Array: How to Size An Array

  South Africa has perfect weather conditions for a Solar Array, so it makes sense that we explore Solar solutions as an alternative to nuclear power. Sizing a solar panel array is an essential part of creating a solar power kit. You now know what inverter you want. But, how do we go about sizing […]

Lithium-ion Solar Batteries

Lithium-ion Solar Batteries, The Complete Starter Guide

Lithium-ion Solar Batteries have become very popular in South Africa for being reliable, safe and having a longer life span than Lead-Acid batteries. While it may seem daunting right now, our lithium solar battery guide will help you see the light – pun intended! For your sake (and mine) I’ll skip over the intricate details […]

Solar Geysers and Conversion Kits Explained

Solar Geysers and Conversion Kits Explained

If you’re considering embarking on your solar power journey but don’t know where to start, . Electric Geysers account for between . While this number is staggering, there is a solution: installing . Our kits come with a five-year standard warranty and have a life expectancy of 15+ years. In this guide, you’ll learn about […]

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Solar Geysers – Everything you need to know

Today you’re going to learn everything about Solar Geysers and Solar Geyser Installation types. We will go through the various options, how they work and what they cost. It’s a guide that will help you choose the right one for your home. Let’s get started. What Are Solar Geysers The Major Types Of Solar Geysers Available […]

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Solar Energy Tax Break for Your Local Business

While Eskom remains a heavy burden on all South Africans, there is hope in the form of renewable energy. And it will only serve in the best interest of every local South African business owner to take this option more seriously. Given that you can qualify for a solar energy tax break, it might be […]


Eskom 2019 Timeline – A Downward Spiral

This is a detailed and in-depth Eskom 2019 timeline, starting from Jan. 9th August: The power utility starts distribution of 400MW power to Zimbabwe. 7th August: During a no-deal roadshow in London, the power utility tells investors it wants the government to absorb the majority of its R440bn debt. 6th August: Zimbabwe and Eskom reach […]